Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Columbia, MO

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2005 7,290
2006 7,690
2007 7,920
2008 7,950
2009 7,850
2010 7,890
2011 8,120
2012 7,820
2013 8,020
2014 8,060
2015 7,920
2016 8,320
2017 8,310
2018 8,510

Individual occupations

Dentists, General

Year Number
2007 50
2008 70
2010 50
2013 50
2015 60
2017 50

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2007 30
2008 40
2009 50
2010 50
2011 40
2012 50
2013 60
2014 60
2015 60
2016 80
2017 80
2018 80

Optometrists

Year Number
2008 40
2010 40
2016 40
2017 40

Pharmacists

Year Number
2005 180
2006 230
2007 280
2008 150
2009 150
2010 170
2011 230
2012 240
2013 260
2014 230
2015 200
2016 210
2017 200
2018 210

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2007 100
2008 120
2009 130
2010 130
2011 430
2012 440
2013 500
2014 500
2015 510
2016 450
2017 480
2018 480

Surgeons

Year Number
2006 40

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2007 260
2011 300
2012 340
2013 300
2014 360
2015 350
2016 340
2017 280
2018 280

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2005 40
2006 40
2007 40
2008 50
2009 40
2011 50
2012 60
2013 80
2014 80
2015 80
2016 90
2017 80
2018 70

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2005 100
2006 90
2007 80
2008 80
2009 90
2010 100
2011 90
2012 70
2013 80
2014 80
2015 90
2016 80
2017 80

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2005 120
2006 160
2007 130
2008 110
2009 150
2010 160
2011 160
2012 100
2013 120
2014 130
2015 140
2016 150
2017 200
2018 200

Radiation Therapists

Year Number
2017 30
2018 30

Recreational Therapists

Year Number
2005 40
2006 40
2007 30
2008 30

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2008 190
2009 160
2010 160
2011 170
2012 150
2013 140
2015 140
2016 140
2017 70
2018 80

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2005 70
2006 80
2007 100
2008 100
2009 120
2010 90
2011 90
2012 70
2013 110
2014 110
2015 100
2016 110
2017 50
2018 50

Veterinarians

Year Number
2005 90
2006 80
2007 90
2008 80
2009 80
2010 40
2011 40
2012 40
2013 40
2014 50
2015 50
2016 70
2017 70
2018 60

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2005 2,400
2006 2,580
2007 2,700
2008 2,900
2009 3,050
2010 3,090
2012 2,860
2013 2,770
2014 3,170
2015 3,190
2016 3,270
2017 3,230
2018 3,390

Nurse Anesthetists

Year Number
2013 80
2014 100
2015 90
2016 110
2017 170
2018 150

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 60
2013 100
2014 120
2015 160
2016 160
2017 160
2018 110

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 570
2018 580

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2005 170
2006 200
2007 190
2008 250
2009 230
2010 270
2011 280
2012 240

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2005 210
2006 200
2007 190
2008 310
2009 280
2010 300
2011 240
2012 250
2013 230
2016 420

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2005 90
2006 130
2008 80
2009 70
2011 80
2012 60
2013 130
2014 150
2015 180
2016 120

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 50
2013 50
2014 50
2015 80
2018 40

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2009 50
2010 60
2011 40
2012 40
2013 40
2015 50
2016 50
2017 50

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 180
2013 160
2014 150
2015 150
2016 180
2017 190
2018 160

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2006 310
2007 360
2008 250
2009 220
2012 60
2015 50
2016 80
2017 90
2018 100

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2007 200
2008 210
2009 240
2015 100
2016 100
2018 120

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2005 280
2006 300
2007 360
2008 370
2009 320
2010 300
2011 440
2012 480
2013 500
2014 270
2015 250
2016 280
2017 340
2018 340

Psychiatric Technicians

Year Number
2005 60

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

Year Number
2018 100

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2007 80
2008 90
2009 100
2010 90
2011 100

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2006 90
2007 110
2008 100
2009 90
2010 120
2011 130
2012 150
2013 130
2014 120
2015 100
2016 140
2017 170
2018 200

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Year Number
2017 30

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2005 830
2006 730
2007 790
2008 860
2009 820
2010 790
2011 700
2012 730
2013 810
2014 600
2015 540
2016 480
2017 440
2018 400

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2007 320
2008 240
2009 220
2010 230
2011 210
2012 290
2013 270
2014 300
2015 200
2016 200
2017 170
2018 170

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2008 80
2009 90
2010 70
2014 40
2015 60
2016 100
2018 70

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2007 60
2008 60
2009 70
2012 90
2013 100
2015 60
2016 50
2017 80
2018 80

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2006 80
2007 110
2008 100
2009 40
2010 40
2011 40
2012 50
2016 40
2017 50
2018 50

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

Year Number
2018 30

Athletic Trainers

Year Number
2007 140
2016 30
2017 30
2018 40

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 70
2006 50
2007 40
2012 110
2013 80
2014 60
2015 50
2016 50
2017 50
2018 50